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Monday, October 7, 2013

Photos of the Day: October 7, 2013

Palestinian women sorts dates on a farm in Deir El Balah, southern Gaza Strip, Monday, Oct. 7, 2013. The harvesting season for dates usually starts at the beginning of October, after the first rain. The community of Deir El Balah takes its name from the word "balah", an Arabic word for dates.